Statistical Sources By Topic:
What can you find on our statistics pages?Comprehensive Sources
Use this page as a first-search strategy to find sources for statistics on a broad range of topics.
Business & Industry
Looking for statistical data about a particular business or industry? This section will provide you with a guideline for finding up-to-date company information maintained on a website or through the databases that are available for Dudley Knox library users. Find company history and analyses, as well as industry production statistics.
Demographics & Population
Sources from which to find US and International population statistics and related data and reports.
Economics and Finance
This section lists a few of the many resources available on the web for finding economic and financial statistics. Look to these resources for a comprehensive view of U.S. production, consumption, investment, exports and imports, income and saving, as well as general government budget figures.
Find statistics regarding all education levels in the U.S. and internationally including: National assessments of educational progress, International comparisons, and educational attainment statistics.
Elections, Politics & Public Opinion
Are you searching for voting and election statistics? This collection of resources provides election results dating back as far as 1789. Also find our collection of links to public opinion polls on current policies and many political topics of national interest.
Energy & Environment
Look through these pages to find current and historical statistics about energy consumption, production and prices. This section also highlights resources for locating statistics about environmental issues: global warming, environmental sustainability, and pollution.
Foreign Government Data Sources
Access to demographic, economic, and geographic information (including links to foreign government statistical agencies) for countries around the globe.
Health & Nutrition
Topics include: data sources for health conditions (surgeon general reports, mortality rates), disease, health care utilization, expenditures and insurance, as well as food consumption and nutrition information.
Find data tables reflecting census, survey and population estimates and projections data including the latest data on foreign-born profiles.
Investigate basic economic indicators for countries around the world. Examples of data that can be found include: GDP, growth and forecasts.
Data collected about U.S. trade partners. Find export data on industries and major markets, percentage of export-related jobs, Justice Law and legal, crime stats,…
Search for law and legal statistics and crime reports.
Statistics and trends on employment/unemployment, consumer earnings and spending.
Find information relating to U.S. and International military and defense topics: budget, manpower, casualty statistics, etc.
Science & Technology
This section provides a collection of sources for finding statistical data about science, technology, internet usage and general telecommunications information.
Look here for statistics about all modes of transportation, including infrastructure and safety data.
Select Print Sources
The Dudley Knox library maintains numerous print resources to assist you in finding statistical data. These materials are available for patron use in the library’s Reference Collection. We have provided a list of those that are more commonly used by our patrons…